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Elizabeth II sterling silver tray. Made by Atkin Bros. in Sheffield in 1952. Oval with molded and curvilinear rim. Rare in this shape. Hallmark includes coronation symbol and retailer’s phrase “Manufacturado en Inglaterra para la Porcelana Inglesa CA.” Excellent condition.
Dimensions: H 1/2 x W 13 3/4 x D 10 1/2 in. Weight: 25 troy ounces. BI888$1,850
Sterling silver centerpiece bowl with 8-light candelabra on plateau. Made by Bailey, Banks & Biddle in Philadelphia, ca. 1890. Bowl is squat and curved with turned-down rim. Short stem and shallow dome foot. Four pairs of detachable branches attach to foot. Each pair comprises c-scroll branches joined at base. Each branch terminates in single light: bulbous socket with detachable bobeche and short stem mounted to wax pan. Bowl rests on raised and spread plateau.
Dense chasing with... Click for details$38,000
Sterling silver Greek Revival gravy boat. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca. 1870. Helmet body with capped flying scroll handle and foliate mount, and molded rim with raised leaf-and-dart border. Short and concave stem and oval foot on 4 foliate block supports. The pattern (no. 1905) was first produced between 1865 and 1870. Union Square hallmark. Excellent condition.
Dimensions: H 5 x W 9 7/8 x D 4 1/2 in. Weight: 13 troy ounces. BI870$2,750
Sterling silver square bowl. Made by Gorham in Providence in 1956. Curved and tapering sides with fluted corners. Molded rim with curvilinear corners. Hallmark includes date code and no. 576. Excellent condition with delicate patina.
Dimensions: H 2 ½ x W 9 x D 9 in. Weight: 17 troy ounces. BI860$895
Sterling silver plate with Classical youths. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca. 1878. Plain well bordered by lolling and music making-youths in short tunics applied to foliate ground. The pattern (no. 5242) was first produced in 1878. Hallmarked. Excellent condition.
Dimensions: H 1/2 x D 7 3/4 in. Weight: 9 troy ounces. BJ885$695
Pair of sterling silver candlesticks in Persian pattern. Made by International in Meriden, ca. 1940. Straight and tapering shaft surmounted by concave neck to which is mounted socket. Socket has straight sides and curved bottom. Bobeche has molded rim. Foot is raised and encircled with scrolled frames and scrolls and scallop shells. Ornament is engraved. Weighted. Hallmark includes pattern name and no. N20. A few minor dings and dents and attractive rubbing.
Dimensions: H 10 1/2 x D 4... Click for details$450
Large and oval sterling silver serving tray. Made by Wilkens in Bremen, ca. 1920. Curved sides and cabled rim. Hallmark includes nos. 7949 and 45/35. Fine definition and patina.
Dimensions: H 1/2 x W 17 1/2 x D 13 in. Weight: 37 troy ounces. BI846$1,950
Greek Revival sterling silver soup tureen, ca. 1870. Ovoid and tapering bowl, concave stem, and oval foot. Double dome cover. Raised fretwork and beaded rims. End handles in form of joined c-scrolls. Wreath-form cover finial. Engraved cartouche (vacant) in form of drapery with fretwork hem on front and back. Hallmarked “sterling.”
Dimensions: H (with cover): 11 1/2 x W 14 1/4 x D 8 1/2 in. Total weight: 45.7 troy ounces. R&M$3,800
Sterling silver footed centerpiece bowl. Made by Ferdinand Fuchs in Boston, ca. 1900. Bowl is squat and curved and rests on raised foot. Pierced and raised foliage with grain heads at rim and foot rim. Molded band at bowl base. Hallmark includes no. 2068 and retailer’s name A. Stowell & Co. Excellent condition with delicate patina.
Dimensions: 8 1/2 x D 12 1/2 in. Weight: 49 troy ounces. BI762$4,500
Sterling silver cocktail shaker. Made by Manchester in Providence, ca. 1930. Straight and tapering sides, spread foot, capped scroll handle, diagonal spout with cap, and short neck with bun cover. Holds 2 pints. Hallmark includes no. 835. Excellent condition.
Dimensions: H 10 1/2 x W 8 1/2 x D 4 1/4 in. Weight: 24 troy ounces. BI887$1,650
Sterling silver basket. Made by Gorham in Providence in 1919. Flared and open mouth, cylindrical body, and stepped foot. Engraved garlands with pierced paterae and geometric piercing. Swing handle with openwork. Hallmark includes date symbol and no. 2155A. Excellent condition.
Dimensions: H (with handle): 19 in. H (without handle): 10 1/2 x W 10 7/8 x D 7 1/4 in. Weight: 25 troy ounces. BI873$2,000
Set of 12 sterling silver bread-and-butter plates in Prelude pattern. Made by International in Meriden, Conn. Each: plain well. Rim has chased flowers and scrolls. Hallmark includes no. H576. Excellent condition.
Dimensions: H ¼ x D 6 in. Total weight: 35 troy ounces. BI662$2,000